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Thursday, October 11, 2012 - 6.48 GMT
New LG Bill passed


The Local Authorities Special Provisions Bill and the Local Authorities Election Amendment Bill were passed in parliament yesterday.

The new bills will completely abolish the current preferential system and introduce a mixed system.

With that the electorate method will take 70%, ratio method will take 30% to select representatives.




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